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The couple at the centre of international media attention are Jeff Bezos, who founded Amazon in 1994, and his wife MacKenzie. For once, the hyperbole may be justified since Bezos is the world’s richest man and the division of the couple’s estimated $137bn fortune is...

HFC has once again been ranked in The Spear's 500 guide, with Frances Hughes ranked as a Top Ten Family Lawyer, Pauline Fowler ranked as a Recommended Family Lawyer and Alex Carruthers, Mark Harper, Renato Labi and Caroline Park ranked as Top Recommended Family Lawyers. Frances Hughes is...

HFC is pleased to have been included in The Times’ new ‘Best Law Firms 2019’ guide. The guide is a directory of the best lawyers for commercial, public and private-client law in the top 200 legal practices in England and Wales....

HFC is delighted to have retained its Tier 1 ranking for Private Client – Family in The Legal 500 UK 2018, with six Partners - Frances Hughes, Pauline Fowler, Alex Carruthers, Mark Harper, Renato Labi and Caroline Park - ranked as ‘Leading Individuals’. Special acknowledgement...

Shortly before his arrest, Oscar Wilde watched the premier of his latest comic play, “An Ideal Husband”. The plot centred on the themes of blackmail and political corruption, as well as public and private honour. There has never been a play called 'An Ideal Divorce'...